Modernisation of the Indian Army

Modernisation of the Indian Army

The last year has witnessed a phenomenal and worrying rise in India’s security threat calculus. Tensions along the Line of Control (LoC), the disputed border between India and Pakistan, has witnessed an alarming rise, following the Pulwama terror attack and the...
MODERNISATION OF INDIA’S ARTILLERY REGIMENT!!!

MODERNISATION OF INDIA’S ARTILLERY REGIMENT!!!

When two artillery shells were fired at a distant target from two high-caliber guns on November 9, 2018 at the firing range in Deolali at Nasik, history was scripted in golden words for the Indian Army. As the shells landed on the designated targets situated on a...
Arming the Infantry!!!

Arming the Infantry!!!

The Indian army with about 450 infantry battalions at its disposal is largely an infantry predominant force. These battalions serve as the country’s first line of protection. Even though the infantry is in contact with hostile forces almost on every day basis, it is...
Modernisation of the Indian Army

Modernisation of the Indian Army

Skirmishes with two hostile neighbours, cross border terrorism and internally fuelled insurgency have, since independence, been the major taxing concerns for the Indian government in its quest to maintain peace and tranquillity. Combined together, these dreaded...
Army Aviation Corps – Angles of the Forward Deployed Troops

Army Aviation Corps – Angles of the Forward Deployed Troops

For the men deployed in the inhospitable Siachen theatre, there is nothing more cheerful than the sound of an approaching helicopter across the valley. The chopping sounds of the rotor signal the arrival of the much needed essential supplies and rations, and for those...